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Whittle le Woods Circular Cycle Route

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Cycle Route Details
Route NameWhittle le Woods Circular
Distance : miles (km)25.51  (41.05)
Posted Bym pringle
Calories Burned kcal
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Cycle Route Location
Town/CityWhittle le Woods
Start LocationPreston Road
End LocationPreston Road
Cycle Steps
Star from car park just past St Johns School in Whittle and head up A6 to Preston crossing M65 and turning right into industrial estate. TR at next roundabout and left after @400yds.

Follow this road to rail crossing and TL immediately after. At next T junction TR into Gregson Lane and continue until after rail crossing TL Follow to Houghton and TR onto main road. Do not turn off until entering Feniscowles where you turn right at a mini roundabout. After @ 1/2 mile you TR at another mini roundabout signed for Tockholes, follow signs uphill until TR into the village.

Continue along this road to the main road where TL heading down into Belmont.
At the Black Dog pub TR uphill and head to Rivington. At junction continue SO over dam to t junction. TR to Chorley.

At Roudabout at top of small hill TR to pass the bus garage and keep SO along Eaves lane to junction with Blackburn Rd. TL and immediately TR into Moss Lane.

At end TR onto A6 and continue until reaching starting place.
Landmarks/Pubs for lunch/Sites to see?
No bike shops on the route but Wheelygoodbicycles run a mobile service for emergencies and have their workshop in Whittle.

Cafes at Visitors centre just after Tockholes and at bottom of hill by junction in Rivington

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